Workington Rugby League

As the Rugby League season comes to a close, Workington Town have taken a step towards to the championship as they can upset leaders Barrow at Derwent Park.

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Workington Town beat Barrow 48-34 at Derwent Park.

Town's manager Gary Charlton knows his side's hopes of winning the Championship 1 title are now firmly in their own hands after victory of former league leaders Barrow Raiders. Town scored eight tries and didn't miss a single kick at goal in the match.

In the end it was former Raider's player Mike Whitehead who made the result certain putting daylight between the two sides with five minutes to go. Victories over Gateshead, Rochdale and Olham would ensure Twon go up into the Championship as champions.

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